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RIO DE JANEIRO – Yan Cabral bounced back from his first professional loss in a dominant performance over Naoyuki Kotani.Filed under: News, UFC read news >>

  • 3 months ago
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Another welterweight bout has been set for Rio de Janeiro’s UFC 179. Days after the announcement of Neil Magny vs. William Macario, the promotion officially added a 170-pound clash between Yan Cabral and Naoyuki Kotani to the pay-per-view card on Oct. 25. Cabral (11-1) looks to get back on track after suffering his first professional loss to Zak Cummings in May. Prior to the loss, the Nova Uniao fighter defeated the likes to Kazushi Sakuraba and David Mitchell to build a perfect 10-0 record with read news >>

  • 3 months ago
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Next month’s UFC 179 event in Brazil has a pair of new additions to the fight card.Filed under: MMA Rumors, News, UFC read news >>

  • 5 months ago
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Norman Parke cruised to victory against Naoyuki Kotani at UFC Fight Night “McGregor vs. Brandao” on Saturday, finishing the Japanese fighter by technical knockout in the second round. read news >>

  • 5 months ago
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DUBLIN – Irish lightweight Norman Parke could have let himself get too hyped for a fight on near home. Instead, he calmly and decisively dismantled Naoyuki Kotani.Filed under: News, UFC read news >>

  • 5 months ago
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Sometimes intelligent defense betrays a fighter's want to simply get out of the fight. The lightweights kicked off the main card of today's (Sat., July 19, 2014) UFC Fight Night 46: "McGregor vs. Brandao" event at The O2 in Dublin, Ireland, as Norman Parke, undefeated inside the Octagon, welcomed back Naoyuki Kotani, who came in having won his last 13 fights. The latter streak is over. Kotani's game plan was clear early. His punches weren't about doing damage so much as a setting him up for a ta read news >>

  • 5 months ago
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This is the UFC Fight Night 46 live blog for Norman Parke vs. Naoyuki Kotani, a lightweight bout at Saturday's UFC event at the 02 Arena in Dublin, Ireland.Parke, who is 3-0-1 in his UFC career, will face Kotani, who is making his UFC return, on the main card.Check out the UFC Fight Night 46 live blog below. More Coverage: UFC Fight Night 46 Results | UFC newsDownload MMA Fighting iPhone App Round 1:Round 2:Round 3: read news >>

  • 5 months ago
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DUBLIN -- Naoyuki Kotani talks about his UFC Fight Night 46 bout against Norman Parke, his reaction when he found out he was returning to the UFC, why he's such a big WWE fan, and more. read news >>

  • 6 months ago
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A lightweight matchup between Norman Parke and Naoyuki Kotani has been added to UFC Fight Night "McGregor vs. Miller. read news >>

  • 6 months ago
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Rising lightweight star Norman Parke has been tasked with welcoming Japanese veteran Naoyuki Kotani back to the Octagon, with the two to meet on July 19 for a UFC Fight Night bout. read news >>

  • 6 months ago
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A lightweight fight between Norman Parke and Naoyuki Kotani has been added to the UFC Fight Night 46 card for July 19 at The O2 Arena in Dublin, Ireland.Parke, a former TUF champion, is 3-0-1 in the UFC. He had a majority draw with Leonardo Santos at UFC Fight Night 38 this past March.Kotani (33-10-7) will make his UFC return at the event. Kotani, who has won 13 straight fights, was knocked out by Dennis Siver at UFC 75 in his last trip to the Octagon on Sept. 8, 2007. He has an 0-2 record in th read news >>

  • 6 months ago
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Norman Parke won’t have to travel too far for his next assignment. Parke meets Naoyuki Kotani at UFC Fight Night 46 in Ireland.Filed under: MMA Rumors, News, UFC read news >>

  • 6 months ago
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The UFC has picked up longtime veteran and former UFC lightweight Naoyuki Kotani for a return to the big show after almost seven years away. Sometimes solid veteran fighters slip through the cracks of history. Guys who haven't lost to anyone except the best competition, and yet somehow have never been particularly well known either. Enter Naoyuki Kotani onto that list as he makes his return to the UFC following a nearly seven year absence. After Naoyuki's agent, Monte Cox posted the news of the read news >>

  • 3 years ago
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All but one fighter successfully made weight on Monday ahead of Pancrase’s fourth “Impressive Tour” event, which goes down Tuesday at Differ Ariake in Tokyo. read news >>